Friday, January 12, 2018 - 11:20pm
REQUEST FOR BIDS
Welch Township, Goodhue County, Minnesota is soliciting bids for the following tasks:
1. Road Maintenance and Services, to include procuring and applying gravel to roadways, blading the roads, mowing ditches, trimming trees as needed, snowplowing and sanding. These are the minimum tasks, there may be additional as conditions warrant. Town roads consist of about 34 miles of rock surface plus 2.5 miles of bituminous surfaced.
2. Applying dust control chemical. The township routinely applies dust control chemicals to
approximately 46,000 square feet of graveled roadway or approximately 400 ft in front of each
residence, plus an additional amount or roadway that is more heavily traveled. A township
representative will be available to direct the placement of the chemical.
3. Provide crushed rock meeting the specification of Class 5 crushed quarry rock with a minimum
of fines. The price shall be quoted on a per yard basis, delivered to the work site as directed by a
The successful bidder(s) will respond to the tasks best suited to the bidder's capabilities. Multiple
contractors should be ready to coordinate with each other to provide a single bid to the township.
Both Liability and Workman's Comprehensive Insurance is required. A more complete set of specifications is available from the Township Clerk. Bids must be received at the address of the clerk by January 30, 2018 and will be opened at the regular meeting on February 1.
Bids are for the period of May 2018 through May 2020.
s/ Ken Slingsby, Clerk